L&D professionals looking for on-the-go knowledge can subscribe to Endurance Learning CEO and Co-Founder Brian Washburn's free podcast, Train Like You Listen. Washburn has 17 years of experience in instructional design as well as training and development, and each week, podcast listeners can eavesdrop on his insightful conversations with subject matter experts as they discuss L&D-related topics.
Subjects covered on the podcast have ranged from applying lean principles to onboarding and webinar design best practices to experimenting with new technologies and learning ecosystems. Some of the guests previously featured on the show include Melissa Milloway, learning design experience manager at Amazon; JD Dillon, chief learning architect at Axonify; and Kassy LaBorie, principal consultant at Kassy LaBorie Consulting.
Understanding that the path to success for L&D professionals is paved with continuous learning, Washburn's podcast is a great resource for those who keep busy schedules. With each episode running approximately 10 minutes, the busy L&D professional will appreciate the podcast's brevity. Its short, to-the-point format coupled with quality information makes bingeing on all previously recorded episodes a realistic and worthwhile goal. Catch the latest episode of the Train Like You Listen podcast every week on iTunes, Spotify, and at trainlikeachampion.blog.